EDIT: For clarification, which I should have given, this is because Tripoli is known as the “mermaid of Libya.” It’s not actually a silly name that Twitter decided to give to an otherwise super serious thing. (Thanks to anyfoolcancriticise.)
This blog is run by freelance magazine writer and journalist Torie Rose (T.R.) DeGhett, who has written about foreign affairs and global politics for publications like The Atlantic, The Guardian, Foreign Policy and others. Here you'll find everything from national security politics and foreign affairs to media chatter and links to favorite new hip-hop songs. Also a weekly round-up on war.